The hippo is back, this time as a picture frame for Ana's desk (to hold a picture of David... on a hippo) Last weekend I purchased a few cheap boards of wood to get some practice on my scroll saw. What better way to test it out than to cut out the hippo again? It … Continue reading The Return of the Hippo
David likes to brush his teeth in the morning. Here he is, telling me to leave him alone while he gets 'em clean.
I started this project on the weekend of January 25th, and here on March 6th my camera cabinet sits completed and filled with my gear. It turned out WAY better than I hoped and expected and I don't have to hide it in a corner. I normally wouldn't have gone for the gold hardware, but … Continue reading Organizing My Camera Equipment, Completed!
I did lots of sanding on Thursday night, Friday night, and Saturday morning. And tonight I was able to apply the first coat of stain. So far I'm fairly pleased with the results. I can see a few spots where I screwed up and must not have sanded all of the wood glue remnants, … Continue reading Staining